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Jaded YA Reads

Jaded YA Reads

By Wells Library YA
Listen along as Meghan O. from the Wells Public Library reads a young adult novel chapter by chapter. Our current book is the fantasy classic The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien
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The Inheritance Games Chapters 80-Epilogue
All is revealed as Avery solves the final riddle
01:00:22
June 26, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 70-79
All four numbers are revealed, but not everyone is happy with the answer.
47:29
June 19, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 63-69
Avery struggles as Libby is implicated in the shooting
33:43
June 13, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 57-62
Avery has to deal with the aftermath of the shooting
33:53
June 5, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 52-56
A violent attack leads to finding comfort in a certain Hawthorne brother.
35:15
May 29, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 44-51
Avery deals with the ramifications of her impromptu press conference
34:25
May 22, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 39-43
Avery comes into her own as tensions rise
36:56
May 15, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 33-38
The first clue solved, Avery and the boys quickly try to unravel the second one.
36:32
May 8, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 27-32
Avery and Jameson try to find the next clue while the other Hawthornes plot against the new heiress.
34:03
May 1, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 20-26
Avery starts at her new school and attempts to unravel the mystery left by Tobias Hawthorne
38:49
April 25, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 14-19
Avery returns to Hawthorne House and once again faces the four brothers.
37:25
April 18, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 8-13
The will is read, and everyone’s lives are turned upside down.
38:59
April 10, 2021
The Inheritance Games Chapters 1-7
Join us as we first meet Avery Grambs and the Hawthornes.
41:37
April 3, 2021
The Hobbit Chapters 17, 18, and 19
Our heroes face their final adventure as the battle of the five armies begins
51:19
March 27, 2021
The Hobbit Chapters 15 and 16
The dragon is dead, but the fight for the treasure under the mountain has just begun.
29:48
March 20, 2021
The Hobbit Chapters 13 and 14
Smaug turns his terror onto Laketown
38:05
March 13, 2021
The Hobbit Chapters 11 and 12
The party of fourteen reach the mountain, but Smaug soon senses their presence.
54:60
March 6, 2021
The Hobbit Chapters 9 and 10
Bilbo and the ring save the dwarves once again!
51:33
February 27, 2021
The Hobbit Chapter 8
Bilbo and the dwarves enter the forest, but will they make it out?
56:35
February 20, 2021
The Hobbit Chapter 7
The Eagles have put them down in an unfamiliar place, will Bilbo and the dwarves meet friend or foe?
50:35
February 13, 2021
The Hobbit Chapter 6
Bilbo’s adventure continues in chapter 6 of The Hobbit.
38:35
February 6, 2021
The Hobbit Chapters 4 and 5
Bilbo and the dwarves run into trouble when they leave the safety of Elrond’s home. Sit back and listen as they face the dangers of the mountain.
01:03:42
January 30, 2021
The Hobbit Chapters 2 & 3
Bilbo wakes up to find the dwarves gone, and he soon needs to decide once and for all if he is their burglar. Sit back and listen to chapters two and three of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit. 
42:36
January 23, 2021
The Hobbit Chapter One
Listen along as Meghan reads the first chapter of The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien on behalf of the Wells Public Library. 
45:00
January 16, 2021
The Girl with the Silver Eyes Conclusion: Chapters 12, 13 & 14
Katie is still on the run. Will she be found? Will she get turned in? And will she ever find the other kids who are just like her? Listen as we read the thrilling conclusion to The Girl with the Silver Eyes by Willo Davis Roberts.
01:07:15
January 9, 2021
The Girl with the Silver Eyes: Chapter 11
When Katie decides to take action, it leads her to be more daring than she ever thought she could be. Will anyone help her? Will anyone believe her? Does anyone understand that she did not kill her grandma? Follow along as the plot thickens in The Girl with the Silver Eyes by Willo Davis Roberts.
43:07
January 2, 2021
The Girl with the Silver Eyes: Chapters 8, 9, & 10
Katie grows more and more nervous as Mr. C keeps questioning her neighbors about her. If she could get in touch with the other kids, maybe everything  she is going through will all make sense. But what happens when the people she trusts start to turn on her?
53:05
December 26, 2020
The Girl with the Silver Eyes: Chapters 6 & 7
Katie is starting to get used to living with her mother again, even if she doesn't like having a babysitter. When a new tenant moves in, Katie thinks she might have a new friend. Or is there something else going on? Listen to Allison read the next two chapters in the Willo Davis Roberts book The Girl with the Silver Eyes.
43:04
December 19, 2020
The Girl with the Silver Eyes: Chapters 3, 4, & 5
Meet Katie. She just moved back in with her mother after living with her grandmother for years. Katie is trying to make the best of it, but when her mother starts hiring babysitters to stay with her during the day, Katie starts relying on her "abilities" to get them to leave. And is she the only one with abilities? Listen along to the 80's classic novel The Girl with the Silver Eyes by Willo Davis Roberts and get wrapped up in the magical world of Katie Welker.
53:50
December 12, 2020
The Girl with the Silver Eyes: Chapters 1&2
Meet Katie. She just moved back in with her mother after living with her grandmother for years. Katie is not sure how to feel about this change, and when she's unsure about things, that's when her strange abilities help her cope. Listen along to the 80's classic novel The Girl with the Silver Eyes by Willo Davis Roberts and get wrapped up in the magical world of Katie Welker.
40:42
December 5, 2020
Chapter 21 & Conclusion
We have come to the end of our magical journey as Jade reads Chapter 21, the final chapter, of the YA fantasy classic Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers. Thank you for listening!
01:00:47
November 28, 2020
Chapter 20
Experience the penultimate part of the story as Jade reads Chapter 20 of the YA fantasy classic Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers.
45:30
November 21, 2020
Chapter 19
Jump back in to the adventure as Jade reads Chapter 19 of the fantasy classic Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers.  
44:34
November 14, 2020
Chapters 17 & 18
Follow the story as Jade reads Chapters 17 and 18 of the fantasy classic Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers. 
01:08:23
November 7, 2020
Chapters 15 & 16
Enjoy the magic as Jade reads Chapters 15 and 16 of the fantasy classic Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers.
50:14
October 31, 2020
Chapters 13 & 14
Carry on with Sophie, Howl, and the gang as Jade reads Chapters 13 and 14 of Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers.
01:12:15
October 24, 2020
Chapters 11 & 12
Return to Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones as Jade reads Chapters 11 and 12, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers.
01:02:35
October 17, 2020
Chapters 9 & 10
Join Jade as she continues to read Chapters 9 and 10 of Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers.
52:44
October 10, 2020
Chapters 7 & 8
Join Jade once again as she reads Chapters 7 and 8 of Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers. 
01:02:58
October 3, 2020
Chapters 5 & 6
Continue Sophie's story as Jade reads Chapters 5 and 6 of Howl's Moving Castle, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers.
59:44
September 26, 2020
Chapters 3 & 4
Listen along as Jade reads Chapters 3 and 4 of Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers.
42:16
September 23, 2020
Introduction and Chapters 1 & 2
Begin your magical journey with Sophie as Jade reads the first two chapters of Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones, with permission of HarperCollins Publishers.
51:33
September 12, 2020